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Brent T Harris

Title

Associate Professor
Director of Neuropathology

Department

Neurology
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202 687-7378

Location

Bio

Dr. Harris is a new faculty member of Georgetown University with dual appointments in Neurology and Pathology. As a neuropathologist and physician-scientist Dr. Harris has clinical, research, and teaching interests in neurological diseases. He has active collaborations and research programs in his own lab in the areas of neurodegeneration and CNS neoplasia. His primary interest is in understanding how mechanisms of neuroinflammation and glial-neuronal communication influence the pathophysiology of neurological diseases. In addition to investigating disease processes he also seeks to uncover targets for pharmacological intervention.

Education

  • Residency (1999) Stanford University, Anatomic Pathology
  • Fellowship (1999) Stanford University, Neuropathology
  • MD (1995) Georgetown University, Medicine
  • PhD (1995) Georgetown University, Pharmacology
  • Masters (1988) Hahnemann University, Biochemistry
  • BA (1986) Colby College, Biology